Brian Johnson

Subject Leader MA Design Innovation and Brand Management, UCA Epsom

Academic, School of Communication Design

Brian Johnson is Subject Leader for our MA Design, Innovation and Brand Management course in Epsom, and has been a fractional 0.6 senior lecturer with us for the last 4 years with the School of Communication and Design. 

Prior to undertaking a career in education Brian worked as a Senior Art Director and has produced below, through and above the line campaigns for strong-willed clients such as Adidas, Asics, Heinz, Hugo Boss, Virgin, Umbro, and Barclays, and is well versed in both creative business theoretical knowledge and practical experience within the industry.

Brian has produced work over a number of platforms and specialisms and remains actively involved in developing creative work on a freelance consultancy basis.

Brian is captivated by communication design and the emerging platforms that deliver content and has been lecturing and external examining for the past 10 years, Brian holds MA’s in both Moving Image and Interactive Design and is currently working on a PhD proposal for Sports Brand Legacy, Heritage and Advertising